Blogger News: Pumpkin and Chocolate: This Season’s Power Couple 16.11.15

Ideas & recipes.


Romeo and Juliet, eat your heart out. Pumpkin and chocolate might be the new couple on the scene, but they have a love for the ages. What’s that about? Read on.

Mini Pumpkin Chiffon Pies: You know those fairytale celebrity couples who have it all put together? These little bites of heaven are just like them: a perfect marriage of crunchy crust and fluffy filling, thanks to JELL-O Pumpkin Spice Flavor Instant Pudding, rich PHILADELPHIA Cream Cheese and creamy COOL WHIP Whipped Topping. Plus they have an extra burst of star power from a drizzle of BAKER’S Chocolate and a sprinkling of chopped PLANTERS Pecans.


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Mini Chocolate-Pumpkin “Pie Cakes”: Then there are the eye-candy couples. The ones where you stop, stare and say, “Is that seriously a pumpkin pie INSIDE a cupcake?” And it is. Count these among your higher-maintenance celebrities, but they’re oh, SO worth it.

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Spiced Chocolate-Swirled Pumpkin Cheesecake: We have a special place in our hearts for the super polished couples, the ones who keep it classy always. And adding pumpkin and sweet swirls of chocolate to cheesecake batter? THAT’s style—delicious style.

easy dessert recipes - pumpkin eclair

Pumpkin Éclair “Cake”: If this dessert were a celebrity couple, it’d be the one who makes it all look easy—but in this case, it’s actually true! 20 minutes. 7 ingredients. In the fridge. Bam.

So we’re calling it: Pumpkin and chocolate are one goofy couple-name (Chumpkin? Pumpcolate?) away from the A-list. Need more proof of their meant-to-be-togetherness? You’ll find it in our pumpkin chocolate recipe collection.